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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Oral Health

Adults aged 65+ who have had all their natural teeth extracted
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,624 3,601 78.7 77.1-80.2 1,023 21.3 19.8-22.9
-Mecklenburg County 183 152 81.8 73.7-87.8 31 18.2 12.2-26.3
GENDER
Male 75 64 83.9 70.7-91.9 11 16.1 8.1-29.3
Female 108 88 79.7 68.8-87.5 20 20.3 12.5-31.2
RACE
White 142 120 84.8 77.4-90.1 22 15.2 9.9-22.6
Other 41 32 74.0 52.4-88.1 9 26.0 11.9-47.6
AGE
45+ 183 152 81.8 73.7-87.8 31 18.2 12.2-26.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 65 42 61.6 46.2-75.0 23 38.4 25.0-53.8
Some College + 118 110 93.4 86.8-96.8 8 6.6 3.2-13.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 100 81 77.9 65.2-86.9 19 22.1 13.1-34.8
$50,000+ 45 42 94.6 83.7-98.4 3 5.4 1.6-16.3

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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